Sunday, February 11, 2007
Aureos Capital : an independent private equity fund manager focused on the emerging markets.
Aureos Capital Limited is an independent private equity fund manager focused exclusively on the emerging markets. Aureos specialises in providing expansion and buyout capital for low to mid-cap businesses with prospects for strong growth and profitability across Asia Pacific, Africa and Latin America.
Established in July 2001, Aureos has to date raised and managed US$570m in 24 funds worldwide. Ten of these funds have been raised since 2001, with approximately US$395m of committed capital. In addition, Aureos manages 14 funds previously sponsored and administered by CDC Group plc.
Building on Aureos’ strong track record established over 16 years of fund management in some of the world’s most challenging markets, Aureos is in the process of complementing its current portfolio by raising US$500m of additional capital over the next two years.